A social club consisting of Amateur Radio Operators and interested persons who share interest in radio, pleasure marine and technical activities.

Eighth Annual PLARC TailGate's and Swapmeet

Yes, it is that time again! This year marks the eighth time PLARC has sponsored a no fee old fashion tailgate'r. Come join us on June 14th and bring your amateur radio goodies and sell from your trunk or tail gate. Coffee will be on. Setup starts at 7:30am with selling starting at 8:00 until 12 noon. See you there!

For more information and a printable brochure click here

- - 2014 PLARC PICNIC JULY 20th ---

The PLARC Picnic is just around the corner and it is time to commit if you are coming. Click here for a registration form.

Where: Port Ludlow Marina(Firepit area)(There is a covered Gazebo for those who need shade, or bring your big floppy hats. Restrooms are a short walk away).

When: July 20th (Please NOTE: this is the 3rd Sunday and brunch has been moved to the 2nd Sunday for this month)

Time: 12:30pm for socializing, eat around 1:30pm (Prep crew should arrive @ noon)

MENU: Munchies & Beverages
Mark's Brauts, Beef Hotdogs & all the fixins, The ever famous Nancy Beans, Potato Salad,
Roxie's Special Winekraut, Plus delicious desert.
COST: This Year the entire Picnic Cost is being provided by the Club. The catch, to receive food and entry into the drawing for (2) Baofeng Radio's, is you must sign up in advance. (This means no sign up..No Food)(Please be courteous and only sign up if you intend to show-up, so the Club does not have to buy and waste extra food). Need a form, Click Here.

Each Family Membership entitles you to attendance of (2) Adult family members and up to (2) children under 12. Please pay $10 for each Guest. Fill it out and mail it to the Club's PO Box or bring it to a Club lunch or breakfast by no later than July 13th.

Nancy needs to know how many are coming to ensure the proper amount of food and goodies are available.

- -What's Happening Calendar

Check out the Club calendar here.

- - Club Luncheon - -

- - The Next Luncheon is July 30th, 2014 at Ferino's - -

Come join us for lunch. We meet every Wednesday at 11:30 am at Ferinos Pizza in Port Hadlock except the Fourth Wed of each month lunch is held at Fat Smitty's at 11 am in Discovery Bay. Not sure where? check the Club's calendar above. The restaurants appreciates a head count in advance so if you are unable to check in on the Boater's Net please click on the link below to sign up.

Click Here -> Lunch Reservation <- Click Here

- - Sunday PLARC Breakfast August 17th, 2014 - -

Anyone interested in ham radio is invited to breakfast August 17th, 2014 @ 10:00 AM. This month our breakfast will be held at The Point Casino. Please join us for good conversation and fellowship.

Click Here -> Breakfast Reservations << Click Here

- - Amateur Radio Exams - -

As of 4/16/12 No regularly scheduled VE Amateur radio test sessions are scheduled. If you would like to take an exam please consider the North Kitsap ARC as they hold a regular exam session on the 4th Saturday of each month. Exam sessions are at the Fire District 18 Headquarters, 911 NE Liberty Rd, Poulsbo 9am-11am. Please contact NKARC for more information. If you have a special exam need please contact the PLARC Radio officer. We may be able to accommodate you.

Check here to see if any local special exam sessions are scheduled in support of local amateur radio classes.


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